Animal Cruelty

The Boston Yeti as mayor. (Image credit City of Boston)

Boston Yeti Selling Swag To Benefit MSPCA’s Animals In Need

The Boston Yeti is using its newfound notoriety to help some fellow furry friends.

03/22/2015

Ryan Baker (Photo credit: Medford Police Department)

Medford Man Faces Charges After Allegedly Beating Girlfriend’s Pit Bull

A Medford man faces animal cruelty charges after he was caught on camera beating his girlfriend’s pit bull outside of his Cleveland Street home.

03/17/2015

State police seized cockfighting evidence after a Worcester traffic stop. (Image Credit: Massachusetts State Police)

State Police Arrest Six On Cockfighting Charges

After a traffic stop, police found live and dead chickens inside a van with six people inside.

01/20/2015

A cat was hit by an arrow in Falmouth (Photo credit Falmouth Dept. of Marine and Environment)

Officials: Falmouth Man Confesses To Shooting Arrow Into Cat

A Falmouth man is facing criminal charges after officials say he confessed to shooting an arrow into a cat.

01/14/2015

Yarmouth resident Randy Newell. (Image Credit: Yarmouth Police Department)

Police Charge Yarmouth Man With Killing Roommate’s Kitten

Police were called to a West Yarmouth home where they found a man covered in blood spatter after allegedly killing his roommate’s cat.

12/03/2014

Revere police asked for tips from the public after two dogs were found at this gas station. (WBZ-TV)

Dead Puppies Found In Trash Bag Behind Revere Gas Station

Police are investigating the death of two puppies found in a trash bad behind a Revere gas station.

11/23/2014

A husky found chained to a fence in New Hampshire (Photo credit Concord police)

Husky With ‘Free’ Sign Found Chained To Fence In N.H.

Police are investigating a possible animal cruelty incident after a husky was found chained to a fence in Concord, New Hampshire with a sign saying “Free.”

11/21/2014

David Aristide (WBZ-TV)

Man Accused Of Animal Abuse In Quincy Says He’s The Victim

The owner of 12 dogs taken from a dilapidated Quincy house last week describes himself as the victim.

09/18/2014

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NH Weighs Fine For Failure To Report Animal Cruelty

Anyone witnessing cruelty to livestock would be required to report the incident or face a $250 fine under a bill before the New Hampshire House.

01/04/2014

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VT Father & Daughter Charged With Animal Cruelty

A father and daughter are accused of animal cruelty after Vermont State Police say they found two emaciated dogs in a camper at their Richford home.

12/28/2013

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